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Ryerson students talk about sexual assaults News, Uncategorized

By Shylo Adams Ryerson students, reeling from reports of sexual assaults on and near the Toronto campus, met this week to openly talk about their fears and propose strategies for personal safety. “They aired their concerns,” said Marwa Hamad, a vice-president of the Ryerson Student Union, which organized the meetings Wednesday and Thursday. “They shared

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Facebook privacy issues going viral News, Uncategorized

Users report private messages appearing in timeline By Erin Eaton and Katherine Ward Some Facebook users across the globe are claiming that private messages from 2008 and 2009 are publicly viewable on their timeline. [youtube id=”XM4S69Mw7qA” width=”620″ height=”360″] An article about the issue was first posted by Metro France before spreading rapidly across the web.

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Polaris Music Prize comes down to wire Uncategorized

By Sarah Rix The suspense and guessing end Monday evening when music fans find out which Canadian artist and album will take home the seventh annual Polaris Music Prize. Handed out at a gala at Toronto’s Masonic Temple – and accompanied by a $30,000 award – 10 short-listed musicians are vying for the honour. Although

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Extinct woolly mammoth could walk earth again Sci/Tech, Uncategorized

by Jeanette Liu The concept made popular in the film Jurassic Park, may no longer just be confined to the big screen. But no need to run, because scientists aren’t planning to bring to life the carnivorous tyrannosaurus rex. Instead, they’re talking about the possibility of resurrecting the now extinct woolly mammoth. An international team

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Toronto film productions see 25 per cent boost Uncategorized

By Matt Creed An increase in film productions in Toronto in 2011 could mean more jobs for Humber film and television grads. “Both last year and this year, there has been more productions in Ontario than ever before,” said Michael Glassbourg, program coordinator for Humber’s film and television program, in an interview with Humber News.

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